Prior to founding GP Capital, Miguel Heredia was a founding partner of Ocean Vision - Business and Investment Advisory, a consulting firm specialized in maritime affairs and blue economy. With Ocean Vision, Miguel has been responsible for implementing several projects both for public and private clients, from business development and strategic plans for new businesses, investment analysis and raising capital for companies in expansion phase, as well as sourcing advisory for investors. As a specialist in maritime affairs and blue economy, Miguel Herédia was part of the exclusive team responsible for creating the Oceano Azul Foundation, with which he still collaborates.
Prior to founding Ocean Vision, Miguel worked at Deloitte in the Strategy and Operations Consulting practice, both in Portugal and Angola. Miguel started his career in São Paulo, Brazil, working in the financial management and control department of a Brazilian company.
Miguel also manages a small family agricultural company where he has led several investments building new capacity and widening the cultures range. Miguel recently exited one of the investments he led, multiplying several times the capital invested.
Miguel Heredia holds a degree in Business Management and Administration from the Catholic University of Lisbon - Faculty of Economics and Business and has attended an International Management course lectured by professors from Insead and Catholic University.